(somewhere) in the region of

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of (somewhere) in the region of

: close to (an amount) : about, approximately
  • He makes somewhere in the region of $100,000 a year.

Word by Word Definitions

somewhere play
  1. : in, at, from, or to a place unknown or unspecified

  2. : to a place symbolizing positive accomplishment or progress

  3. : in the vicinity of : approximately

  1. : an undetermined or unnamed place

region play
  1. : an administrative area, division, or district

  2. : an indefinite area of the world or universe

  3. : a broad geographic area distinguished by similar features


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